Sheryl Lee Ralph

Place of Birth: Waterbury, Connecticut, U.S.

Date of Birth: December 30, 1956

Ethnicity: African-American and African-Jamaican [including Cameroonian]

Sheryl Lee Ralph is an American actress, singer, and activist.

Sheryl is the daughter of Ivy (Lewis) and Stanley Ralph. Her father was African-American and her mother was Afro-Jamaican. Some of Sheryl’s roots can be traced back to the Tikar People from Cameroon.

Sheryl is married to Vincent Hughes, a Pennsylvania State Senator. She has two children with her former husband, Eric Maurice.


Marriage record of Sheryl’s parents –

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